St Lawrence Road Surgery

01246 851029

Useful Websites

NHS Care Record Guarantee:  http://www.nigb.nhs.uk/pubs/nhscrg.pdf

The NHS Constitution:  https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/the-nhs-constitution-for-england

Care.data programme:  http://www.england.nhs.uk/ourwork/tsd/care-data/gp-guidance/

The HSCIC Guide to Confidentiality gives more information on the rules around information sharing:  http://www.hscic.gov.uk/confguideorg

An independent review of how information about patients is shared across the health and care system led by Dame Fiona Caldicott was conducted in 2012.

The report, “Information: To share or not to share? The Information Governance Review”:  https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/the-information-governance-review

The NHS Commissioning Board—NHS England—Better Data, Informed Commissioning, Driving Improved Outcomes: Clinical Data Sets provided further information about the data flowing within the NHS to support commissioning:  http://www.england.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/clinical-datasets.pdf

Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) for further information about their responsibility for collecting data:  http://www.hscic.gov.uk/collectingdata
Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) for further information about their responsibility for collecting data:
www.hscic.gov.uk/collectingdata
www.hscic.gov.uk/article/4963/What-we-collect
www.hscic.gov.uk/yourinfo
www.hscic.gov.uk/article/3388/How-we-look-after-information
www.gov.uk/dwp/fit-note-data

The Information Commissioner’s Office is the Regulator for the Data Protection Act 1998 and offers independent advice and guidance on the law and personal data, including your rights and how to access your personal information:  http://www.ico.gov.uk